SYR ALTHEAE

SYR ALTHEAE

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Description
Blown and molded rectangular shaped bottle with rounded shoulders. The label, applied with a cold color technique is an oval shield framed by green and red leaves with a shell. The label is marked with the alchemical symbol for salt and is marked SYR ALTHEAE .
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Bottle
Other Terms
Bottle; Pharmaceutical Container
Physical Description
"colorless" (overall color)
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 16.3 cm x 11.1 cm x 7.6 cm; 6 7/16 in x 4 3/8 in x 3 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0428
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-05577
collector/donor number
SAP 289
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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